The Pope St John XXIII Emerging Fraternity
of the Order of Secular Franciscans
Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
7:00 After a 20 minute Social Gathering the meeting was opened with the Opening Prayer from Ritual.
The Evening Prayer from the Liturgy of the Hours followed.
Welcomed this evening were Brothers Matt Hindelang, OFM Cap. from Cap College in DC . and Andrew McCarty, OFM Cap, the Provincial Spiritual Assistant.
This being open house night we also welcomed Cindy Daily from Holy Family.
The Program for the evening focused on our prayer life and what we like about being Secular Franciscans. The Brothers also shared their vocations with us.
We also discussed plans for attending Transitus on Oct 3, 2017. We will not have a formal fraternity meeting in October. Follow: https://myfranciscan.org/events/2017-10/ for details on Transitus when they are released. Those attending please bring a food item to share.
Sep 16-17 – Ministry Fair at Holy Family : Ron has requested a table for our use. Marie will man it after the 5 PM mass on Saturday, on Sunday Ron will man it after the 7:45 AM and 9:15 AM masses and Jeanne will man it after the 11 AM.
The meeting closed with a prayer at 9:05 PM.
Ron Van Nest, OFS for
Kathy Brady, OFS